The Mission of the Music Preparatory Department of The Fairmont State University Academy for the Arts is to provide the highest level of instruction in Music to students of all ages and abilities. This includes opportunities to perform in a safe, positive atmosphere to encourage the creative and artistic growth of all of our members. Our primary objective is to stimulate growth and inspire the creativity of the individual student and to identify and address the musical needs of the community at large.

Music Preparatory Registration and Payment Form

Academy Instructor Information

Course Schedule

Academy for the Arts Scholarship Application

 

Contact Information

 

Leigh Anne Bolyard

FSU Music Preparatory Department
School of Fine Arts
Wallman Hall 316E
Phone : 304.333.3655

lbolyard1@fairmontstate.edu

FSUNow Stories

Thursday, May 28, 2015

The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts has announced the winners of the 76th annual M.M. Neely Persuasive Speaking Contest.

The first place winner was Ann Marie Witkowski of Grafton with the topic “The Culture of Concussions.” There was a tie for second place, which went to Sara Anderson of Bridgeport with the topic “Advocacy for the Susan G. Komen Foundation” and Jordan Armstrong of Miami with the topic “Athletes and Academics: Our Universities Are Failing.” The prizes were $500 for first place and $300 for second place.

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Fairmont State University’s outstanding faculty members were recognized on Wednesday, April 29, during the Recognition of Faculty Achievement for their exemplary efforts throughout the 2014-2015 academic year.

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Continuing a tradition of providing high quality outdoor theatre for the community, the Fairmont State University Town and Gown Players present Meredith Willson’s “The Music Man” at Prickett’s Fort State Park in June.

Show dates are June 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20 with a rain-out performance scheduled for June 21. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for children ages 12 and younger. To purchase tickets, contact the Box Office at (304) 367-4240. Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more.

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